Thornapple's Women's Ministry

Offering opportunities to connect, learn, serve and grow.

Upcoming Event - Save these dates:

  1. Wednesday Women's Studies | Wednesday mornings. Pre-Registration is requested. To learn more and to register, click here.
  2. The Advent by Candlelight evening was November 30.  For those who missed the event, you can listen to each of the talks on that event page. To go there now click here.
  3. Meet and Eat | February 2. Eat in a home (or host in your home) with other women from Thornapple. To sign up now, click here.
  4. Winter/Spring 2018 event | March 16, 2018. More details to come.

weekly and Regular Events

  • Wednesday Women's Bible Studies – Morning and evening studies are available. Childcare is provided during the morning studies. These studies meet September through April. Women are welcome to join at any time. To learn more and to register, click here.
  • MOPS – Mothers of Preschoolers meets two Thursdays each month September through early May. Pre-registration is required. For more on MOPS, click here.
  • Moms on a Mission - For Moms of school age children. To learn more and register online, click here.
  • WholyFit - Women gather for devotional exercise typically on Fridays at 9:30am (meeting times change around holidays, school vacations and during the summer). For more details, click here. With questions about Wholyfit e-mail Karalyn Tresh at karalyn@comcast.net.
  • Prayer Groups – Monday mornings women meet to pray for children, schools, families, etc. during the school year. Contact the office for more specifics.
  • Hearts for Sewing -Sewing and fellowship for women. The group meets the first Thursday afternoon of each month from Noon to 4:00pm. Projects benefit charitable organizations. To learn more, click here or contact Carole Medema or Jan Schneider.
  • Retreats – Retreats are offered periodically. There is a denominational retreat offered to all women in our Covenant conference every fall. 
  • Marriage Ministry - For information on Thornapple's ministry to marriages, click here

If you have questions about Women's Ministries and events, or if you would like to help with women's ministry events, please contact lay-leaders: Sarah DeBaets or Diane Kunkler.

If you would like to read about what is happening with our denomination in the area of Women's Ministry, click here.